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November 1, 2022

Polar bears need our protection: Op-Ed

The need for protection of polar bear habitat and den sites has never been so pronounced, Ron Thiessen wrote in an op-ed in the Free Press.
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September 12, 2022

Letter to the Editor: Indigenous effort appreciated

I applaud the Indigenous nations within Manitoba that are working to establish protected and conserved natural areas.
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August 30, 2022

Manitoba Must Match Federal Pledge to Protect 30% of Lands and Waters by 2030: CPAWS Manitoba

Manitoba urgently needs to match a federal pledge to protect 30% of our lands and fresh waters, CPAWS Manitoba said in a press release.
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July 4, 2022

Follow Indigenous leadership: Letter to the Editor

Canada needs Indigenous leadership to ensure nature’s life support systems can sustain people and wildlife into the future.
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June 28, 2022

Greenway School Students Rally to Protect Polar Bears

Grade three and four students at Greenway school spent weeks learning about polar bears and climate change.
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June 13, 2022

Letter to the Editor: Protect Assiniboine Forest

Only six per cent of Winnipeg’s total city area is public park land, compared to the average of Canadian cities at nine per cent.
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April 16, 2022

More Camping Spots Needed: Letter to the Editor

Manitobans no longer have enough camping facilities, protected natural spaces, or parks to serve our growing population.
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January 4, 2022

Manitoba Must Preserve Its Ocean Ecosystem: Op-Ed

Manitoba must embrace its identity as an ocean province and take steps to protect and conserve our threatened marine habitat.
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October 19, 2021

Letter to the Editor: Help Protect Polar Bear Habitats

The polar bear has been recognized as an official emblem of Manitoba — we must work to protect this at-risk species and its habitats.
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September 3, 2021

Letter to the Editor: Make Assiniboine Forest a National Park

Assiniboine Forest would be an outstanding choice as a national park within Winnipeg.
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October 15, 2020

Conserve habitat for moose

We welcome the Manitoba government’s aim to protect our imperilled moose population. A missing objective is conserving habitat.
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August 17, 2019

We do not have the right to ruin the 10th-largest freshwater lake on the planet

Restoring and maintaining natural areas would greatly reduce the pollution and mass algae blooms that are destroying Lake Winnipeg.
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CPAWS Manitoba has helped establish 22 parks and protected areas thanks to people like you.

With your help, we can protect half our lands and waters for future generations of people and wildlife.

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